Gigabyte GA-A55M-DS2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation 16%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 33.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics3.34% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-A55M-DS2  (all builds)
Memory2 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 01:30
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD A6-3670 APU
P0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
33.6% Below average
SC Int 68.5
SC Float 41.7
SC Mixed 51.2
43% 53.8 Pts
QC Int 264
QC Float 116
QC Mixed 163
41% 181 Pts
MC Int 262
MC Float 162
MC Mixed 198
32% 207 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6530D
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.501.1003.0
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
3.34% Terrible
Lighting 10.1
Reflection 12
Parallax 9.2
3% 10.4 fps
MRender 8.9
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 10.3
4% 8.77 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.34%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CSM Disk 240GB
51GB free
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.8% Average
Read 25.5
Write 108
Mixed 36.5
13% 56.6 MB/s
4K Read 11.1
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 45.3
117% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 48.5
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 79.9
64% 85.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 50%
CSM Disk 43GB
14GB free
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.8% Below average
Read 18.8
Write 78.6
Mixed 32.3
10% 43.2 MB/s
4K Read 7.99
4K Write 63.6
4K Mixed 34.2
90% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 48.7
DQ Write 87.1
DQ Mixed 39.6
38% 58.5 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair VS2GB1333D4 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
30.7% Below average
MC Read 12.8
MC Write 11.3
MC Mixed 9.2
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 5.5
SC Write 5.3
SC Mixed 7.2
17% 6 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-A55M-DS2 Builds (Compare 322 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 28%
Workstation 17%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-A55M-DS2 - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $196
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